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by "Crossroads of Continents--Cultures of Siberia and Alaska" Symposium (1988 : National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution); Fitzhugh, William W., 1943-; Chaussonnet, Valérie
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"Proceedings of a symposium held at the opening of the joint Soviet, American, and Canadian exhibition 'Crossroads of Continents: Cultures of Siberia and Alaska,' September 22-23, 1988, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution"--T.p. verso
Topics: Ethnology, Indians of North America, Eskimos
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by 880-03Andō, Hiroshige, 1797-1858
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52 prints mounted on paper and bound as orihon
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by 880-03Andō, Hiroshige, 1797-1858
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55 prints mounted on paper and bound as orihon
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by 880-03Andō, Hiroshige, 1797-1858
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53 prints bound as orijo-jitate
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by 880-10 Seiyōkan; Totoya, Hokkei, 1870-1850
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Kyōka
Topics: Kyōka, In literature
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by 880-10 Totoya, Hōkkei, 1780-1840; 880-11 Shakuyakutei Nagane, 1767-1845; Ishikawa, Masamochi, 1754-1830
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Kyōka
Topics: Kyōka, Literature
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by 880-13 Ryōtan; Rishōan Ichiju
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Reprint. Originally published v. 1-3, 1824 (Bunsei shichinen Kōshin shoka); v. 4, 1840 (Tenpō Kōshi no Haru)
Topics: Flower arrangement, Japanese, Enshū school
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by 880-13 Ryōtan; Rishōan Ichiju
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Reprint. Originally published v. 1-3, 1824 (Bunsei shichinen Kōshin shoka); v. 4, 1840 (Tenpō Kōshi no Haru)
Topics: Flower arrangement, Japanese, Enshū school
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by 880-13 Ryōtan; Rishōan Ichiju
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Reprint. Originally published v. 1-3, 1824 (Bunsei shichinen Kōshin shoka); v. 4, 1840 (Tenpō Kōshi no Haru)
Topics: Flower arrangement, Japanese, Enshū school
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by 880-13 Ryōtan; Rishōan Ichiju
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Reprint. Originally published v. 1-3, 1824 (Bunsei shichinen Kōshin shoka); v. 4, 1840 (Tenpō Kōshi no Haru)
Topics: Flower arrangement, Japanese, Enshū school
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by 880-15 Kondō, Yoshiki, 1801-1880; 880-16 Yamano, Shunpōsai, active 1842; Okada, Kiyoshi, -1878
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Topics: Description and travel, Itsukushima Jinja (Hatsukaichi-shi, Japan)
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by 880-15 Kondō, Yoshiki, 1801-1880; 880-16 Yamano, Shunpōsai, active 1842; Okada, Kiyoshi, -1878
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Topics: Description and travel, Itsukushima Jinja (Hatsukaichi-shi, Japan)
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by 880-15 Kondō, Yoshiki, 1801-1880; 880-16 Yamano, Shunpōsai, active 1842; Okada, Kiyoshi, -1878
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Topics: Description and travel, Itsukushima Jinja (Hatsukaichi-shi, Japan)
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by 880-15 Kondō, Yoshiki, 1801-1880; 880-16 Yamano, Shunpōsai, active 1842; Okada, Kiyoshi, -1878
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Topics: Description and travel, Itsukushima Jinja (Hatsukaichi-shi, Japan)
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by 880-15 Kondō, Yoshiki, 1801-1880; 880-16 Yamano, Shunpōsai, active 1842; Okada, Kiyoshi, -1878
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Topics: Description and travel, Itsukushima Jinja (Hatsukaichi-shi, Japan)
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by 880-15 Kondō, Yoshiki, 1801-1880; 880-16 Yamano, Shunpōsai, active 1842; Okada, Kiyoshi, -1878
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Topics: Description and travel, Itsukushima Jinja (Hatsukaichi-shi, Japan)
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by 880-15 Kondō, Yoshiki, 1801-1880; 880-16 Yamano, Shunpōsai, active 1842; Okada, Kiyoshi, -1878
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Topics: Description and travel, Itsukushima Jinja (Hatsukaichi-shi, Japan)
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by 880-15 Kondō, Yoshiki, 1801-1880; 880-16 Yamano, Shunpōsai, active 1842; Okada, Kiyoshi, -1878
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Topics: Description and travel, Itsukushima Jinja (Hatsukaichi-shi, Japan)
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by 880-15 Kondō, Yoshiki, 1801-1880; 880-16 Yamano, Shunpōsai, active 1842; Okada, Kiyoshi, -1878
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Topics: Description and travel, Itsukushima Jinja (Hatsukaichi-shi, Japan)
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Includes index
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by [Judson, W W ], 1891-; Emmerich, James L, 1893-; Remy, Hormidas, 1886-
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"Compiled and edited by First Lieutenant W. W. Judson, First Lieutenant J. L. Emmerich and Chaplain H. Remy."
Topic: United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces Transportation Corps
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by [National Committee on Centennial Celebration of the American Patent System]; United States. Patent Office
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Cover title: Patent centennial celebration, 1891
Topic: Patents
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by [Wandle, Jennie Taylor], Mrs
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Topic: Costumes
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by Abbey, Edwin Austin, 1852-1911; National Academy of Design (U.S.)
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Caption title: The National Academy presents the following examples of the works of Edwin Austin Abbey, N. A., R. A
Introduction by Gorham D. Abbott
Topics: Cole, Thomas, 1801-1848, Smillie, James, 1833-1909
Xerox copy from Hamilton Watch Co. Library copy
Topic: Clock and watch making
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by Abe, Stanley K
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Accompanies the exhibition Chinese Buddhist Sculpture in a New Light at the Freer Gallery in Washington, D.C., Apr. 7, 2002 to May 4, 2003
Topics: Freer Gallery of Art, Buddhist relief (Sculpture), Relief (Sculpture), Chinese, Stele...
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by Aberdeen, George Hamilton Gordon, Earl of, 1784-1860
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"Extracted from Wilkins's translation of Vitruvius, to which this work is an introduction."
Topic: Architecture, Greek
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by Abrezol, E. Telegraphenwesen
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Prefaces and tables of contents in French and German
Topics: Postal service, Telegraph, Telephone
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by Absolon, John, 1815-1895, ill; Dolby, Edwin Thomas, fl. 1849-1870, ill; Goodall, Walter, 1830-1889, ill; Pidgeon, Henry Clark, 1807-1880, ill; Telbin, William, 1813-1873, ill; Wilson, Thomas Harrington, fl. 1842-1886, ill; Day & Son., lithographer
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Twenty-five hand-colored lithographs (incl. t.p.), mounted on leaves of blank card stock, in portfolio
Topics: Pictorial works, Crystal Palace (London, England), Great Exhibition (1851 : London, England)
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by Academia provincial de bellas artes, Barcelona
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by Académie des sciences (France); Burndy Library, donor. DSI
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statement of responsibility: par l'Academie des sciences
Topics: Industrial arts, Learned institutions and societies
Some of the works have individual title-pages, dated 1679-[89]
Topic: Astronomy
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by Accademia del cimento (Florence, Italy); Magalotti, Lorenzo, conte, 1637-1712; Modiana, Il., illustrator; Spada, Valerio, 1613-1688, engraver; Spierre, François, 1639-1681, engraver; Loci Capuccinorum Veronae, former owner. DSI
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The dedication to Ferdinando II is dated 14 luglio 1667 and signed: Il saggiato segretario [Lorenzo Magalotti]. The licenses at end are dated 18 settembre, and 5, 7 ottobre, XI ottobris 1667
Topics: Physics, Science, Experiments
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by Acklom, Moreby, 1870-
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Signed: Moreby Acklom
Topic: Jekyl island club, Brunswick, Ga
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by Adam, Robert, 1728-1792; Bartolozzi, Francesco, 1727-1815, engraver
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statement of responsibility: by R. Adam
Topic: Palace of Diocletian (Split, Croatia)
8 p. l., lix, 325 p. 22 cm
Topics: Microscopy, Microscopes, Natural history, Microscopy -- Early works to 1800, Microscopes -- Early...
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by Adams, Henry, 1838-1918; Lodge, Henry Cabot, 1850-1924; Massachusetts Historical Society
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"This volume, written in 1905, as a sequel to the same author's 'Mont-Saint Michel and Chartres,' was privately printed...in 1906... The Massachusetts historical society now publishes the 'Education' as it was printed in 1907, with only such marginal corrections as the author made."--Editor's pref., signed: Henry Cabot Lodge
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by Adams, James Truslow, 1878-1949
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Bibliographical foot-notes
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"From the Appendix to the Nautical Almanac for the year 1851", which was published in London by William Clowes and Sons in 1847
Topic: Perturbation (Astronomy)
Quotations on illustrated lining-papers
Topic: Puritans
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by Adler, Bruno, 1889?-1968, editor; Itten, Johannes, 1888-1967, artist. Farbenkugel in 7 Lichtstufen und 12 Tönen; Téry-Adler, Margit, 1892-1977, cover designer; Schlemmer, Oskar, 1888-1943, book designer; Itten, Johannes, 1888-1967, inscriber. DSI; Giauque, Elsi, former owner. DSI; Utopia Verlag, publisher; Reineck & Klein, publisher; Dietsch & Brückner, printer of plates
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Cover title
Topics: Art, Technique, Arts and religion, Arts, Philosophy, Color, Bauhaus
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by Adolf Friedrich, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, 1873-1969; Maberly-Oppler, G. E; Deutsche Zentral-Afrika-Expedition (1907-1908); Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI
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Translation of Ins innerste Afrika
Topic: Scientific expeditions
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by Aero-Club de Chile
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v. : 28 cm
Topics: Aeronautics, Aeronautics -- Periodicals
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by Aero-Club de Chile
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v. : 28 cm
Topics: Aeronautics, Aeronautics -- Periodicals
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by Aero-Club de Chile
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v. : 28 cm
Topics: Aeronautics, Aeronautics -- Periodicals
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by Aero-Club de Chile
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v. : 28 cm
Topics: Aeronautics, Aeronautics -- Periodicals
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by Aero-Club de Chile
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v. : 28 cm
Topics: Aeronautics, Aeronautics -- Periodicals
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by Aeronautical Society of America; Aero Club of Pennsylvania
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Published by E. L. Jones, July-Oct. 1908; by the Aeronautics Press, Inc., Nov. 1908-July 1915
Topics: Aeronautics, Aeronautics
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by Aeronautical Society of America; Aero Club of Pennsylvania
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Published by E. L. Jones, July-Oct. 1908; by the Aeronautics Press, Inc., Nov. 1908-July 1915
Topics: Aeronautics, Aeronautics
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by Aeronautical Society of America; Aero Club of Pennsylvania
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Published by E. L. Jones, July-Oct. 1908; by the Aeronautics Press, Inc., Nov. 1908-July 1915
Topics: Aeronautics, Aeronautics
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by Aeronautical Society of America; Aero Club of Pennsylvania
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Published by E. L. Jones, July-Oct. 1908; by the Aeronautics Press, Inc., Nov. 1908-July 1915
Topics: Aeronautics, Aeronautics
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by Aeronautical Society of America; Aero Club of Pennsylvania
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Published by E. L. Jones, July-Oct. 1908; by the Aeronautics Press, Inc., Nov. 1908-July 1915
Topics: Aeronautics, Aeronautics
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by Aeronautical Society of America; Aero Club of Pennsylvania
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Published by E. L. Jones, July-Oct. 1908; by the Aeronautics Press, Inc., Nov. 1908-July 1915
Topics: Aeronautics, Aeronautics
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by Aeronautical Society of America; Aero Club of Pennsylvania
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Published by E. L. Jones, July-Oct. 1908; by the Aeronautics Press, Inc., Nov. 1908-July 1915
Topics: Aeronautics, Aeronautics
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by Aeronautical Society of America; Aero Club of Pennsylvania
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Published by E. L. Jones, July-Oct. 1908; by the Aeronautics Press, Inc., Nov. 1908-July 1915
Topics: Aeronautics, Aeronautics
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by Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873
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[5], v, 346, [1] p. ; 28 cm. +
Topics: Glaciers, Glaciers -- Pictorial works
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by Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873
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[5], v, 346, [1] p. ; 28 cm. +
Topics: Glaciers, Glaciers -- Pictorial works
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by Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873; Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873. Twelve lectures on comparative embryology; Agassiz, Elizabeth Cabot Cary, 1822-1907; Dibner, Bern, former owner. DSI; Goodspeed, George T. DSI; Burndy Library, donor. DSI; Goodspeed's Book Shop (Boston, Mass.) DSI
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Title devised by cataloger
Topic: Embryology
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by Agate, W. (William), 1857-; Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI
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On spine: 1909
First published in 1546
Topics: Geology, Paleontology, Mineralogy
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From a manuscript in 2 parts, written about 1581, and preserved in the Real academia de la historia, Madrid. The present volume includes only the first part, of which the original manuscript has title: Primera parte de la recopitacion historial resolutoria de Sancta Marta y Nuebo Reyno de Granada de las Indias ... con la qual se trata del primer descubrimiento de Sancta Marta y Nuebo Reyno y lo en el sucedido hasta el año del sesenta y ocho ... cf. Marcellino, da Civezza. Saggio di bibl. ......
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by Ahiagble, Gilbert Bobbo, 1944-2012-; Meyer, Louise, 1942-; Hernandez, Nestor
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 30)
Topics: Male weavers, Handloom industry, Hand weaving, Ewe (African people), Kente cloth
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by Ahmad ibn Mir Munshi, al-Husaini, 16th cent; Minorsky, Vladimir, 1877-1966
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Translation of: Golestan-e honar (romanized form)
Topics: Calligraphers, Iranian, Illumination of books and manuscripts, Painters
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by Aikawa, Minwa, active 1806-1821; Ogata, Kōrin, 1658-1716
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Title from cover (daisen) (hand-written)
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by Aikawa, Minwa, active 1806-1821; Ogata, Kōrin, 1658-1716
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Title from cover (daisen)
1 v. (unpaged) ; 28 cm
Topics: Latin language, Dictionaries, English, English language, Latin, Latin language -- Dictionaries --...
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by Air Force Association; United States. Army Air Forces
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Title from cover
Topics: Aeronautics, Aeronautics, Military, Astronautics
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by Air Force Association; United States. Army Air Forces
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Title from cover
Topics: Aeronautics, Aeronautics, Military, Astronautics
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by Air Force Association; United States. Army Air Forces
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Title from cover
Topics: Aeronautics, Aeronautics, Military, Astronautics
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by Aizawa, Tomonushi, 1768-1849
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Caption title
Topics: Flower arrangement, Japanese, Inchū school, Flower arrangement, Japanese -- Inchū school
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by Aizawa, Tomonushi, 1768-1849
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Caption title
Topics: Flower arrangement, Japanese, Inchū school
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by Aizawa, Tomonushi, 1768-1849
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Topics: Flower arrangement, Japanese, Inchū school